Stuck in Vermont

About this original series

100% Homegrown Vermont vlog about art, music, obsessions and outsiders, brought to you weekly by Seven Days, Vermont's alternative newsweekly. Join Eva Sollberger as she takes you all over Vermont - to art galleries, fairs, circuses, dance parties, up in hot air balloons, around town in cabs and to the theater in this weekly vlog. New episodes air every Wednesday.

  • # Episodes

    410 episodes
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Episodes of Stuck in Vermont

    • HSCC's Planet Cat aCATemy Awards [SIV395]

      4/12/15: The 2nd Annual Planet Cat aCATemy Awards were held Sunday afternoon at the Majestic 10 Cinemas in Williston. This fundraiser for the Humane Society of Chittenden County raised about $9,000 and gave cat lovers a chance to enjoy locally made feline videos and memes. http://www.chittendenhumane.org https://www.facebook.com/events/1540574862875186/ Music: UVM Hit Paws Co-ed A Cappella Group https://www.facebook.com/HitPaws UVM Hit Paws Co-ed A Cappella Group This episode of Stuck in Vermo...

      • Release date
        Apr 15, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:01
    • Danforth Pewter Turns 40 [SIV394]

      2/26/15: For the past 40 years, Judi and Fred Danforth have been making art together and building one of Vermont’s most well-known and successful businesses. Eva meets the Danforths and watches them create some of their hand made pieces in their Middlebury workshop. http://www.danforthpewter.com http://www.sevendaysvt.com/vermont/forging-ahead/Content?oid=2184213 Music: The Flying Romanos, “Fine Companion,” The Cush, New Appreciation for Sunshine, “Distance" http://www.thecush.com/ https://mys...

      • Release date
        Apr 8, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:04
    • Spectrum's Sleep Out [SIV393]

      3/26/15: The 4th Annual Spectrum Sleep Out was held last Thursday on the lawn of the Unitarian Universalist Church in the heart of downtown Burlington. One hundred fifteen business and community leaders raised $192,000 by sleeping outside and showing their support for the homeless and at-risk teens that Spectrum serves. Cold temperatures, rain and mud didn’t dampen the participants’ enthusiasm, many of whom sleep out every year. Eva also met some students and their parents who raised almost $6...

      • Release date
        Apr 1, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:41
    • A Storybook Life [SIV392]

      3/12/15: John Churchman is not your average farmer. A fine art and stock photographer for decades, John and his family live on a “picture farm” in Essex. Sweet Pea is a bottle lamb who just turned one and has found quite a following on social media. John recently raised enough money on Kickstarter for a children’s book starring Sweet Pea and her friends. Eva spent the afternoon in this storybook come to life. http://www.brickhousestudios.com/#!/index https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/201218...

      • Release date
        Mar 25, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:28
    • Poetry Out Loud [SIV391]

      3/11/15: The 10th Annual Poetry Out Loud Semifinals were held at the Barre Opera House last Wednesday. More than 5,000 Vermont students from 43 high schools participated in this national competition (35 schools were represented at the semifinals) and 10 students moved on to the finals which will be held March 19th at Vermont PBS. The event is organized by the Vermont Arts Council who are celebrating 50 years of public funding for the arts in 2015. http://www.vermontartscouncil.org/arts-educati...

      • Release date
        Mar 18, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:58
    • Vermont Flower Show [SIV390]

      2/27/15: Three days of spring transformed the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction last weekend for the 2015 Vermont Flower Show organized by Green Works. Winter weary visitors were greeted by the scents, sounds and sights of warmer months. Eva joined them for this colorful flower extravaganza. http://greenworksvermont.org/vermont-flower-show/ Music: La Strada, “Grow, Grow, Grow” https://myspace.com/lastradanyc This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and Vermont ...

      • Release date
        Mar 4, 2015
      • Runtime
        06:59
    • U.S. Winter Swimming Championship [SIV389]

      2/21/15: The first ever United States Winter Swimming Championships were held Saturday in Newport on frozen Lake Memphremagog. A 25-meter two lane lap pool was cut out of the ice to accommodate competitors from around the world. Winter swimming has been popular abroad for decades and has only recently caught on in the States. This was the first event in North America to be sanctioned by the International Winter Swimming Association and it was a collaboration between the United States Winter Sw...

      • Release date
        Feb 25, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:04
    • Rutland Raiders Reign at VCCA [SIV388]

      2/14/15: The Rutland Raiders Varsity Cheerleading Squad recently made local headlines for being the 2nd team in Vermont to make it to Nationals (Essex placed 3rd in 2005). RHS Cheer placed 2nd and put Vermont cheerleading on the map. Eva caught up with the Raiders at the VCCA Cheerleading Competition at Mill River Union High School in North Clarendon on a snowy Valentine's Day to see what makes their squad so successful. You can see the Raiders compete at States next weekend in Vergennes. READ...

      • Release date
        Feb 18, 2015
      • Runtime
        08:47
    • Penguin Plunge [SIV387]

      2/7/15: The 20th Anniversary of the Penguin Plunge took place Saturday at the Burlington Waterfront. Over 1,200 brave souls lept into the frigid waters of Lake Champlain and helped raise about $400,000 for Special Olympics Vermont. This year Eva joined their ranks and took the plunge. http://www.specialolympicsvermont.org/fundraising-events/penguin-plunge/ Music: Barbacoa, "Teen Beast” “Celtic Impulse,” “Achaidh Cheide,” composed & performed by Kevin MacLeod “Also Sprach Zarathustra” composed ...

      • Release date
        Feb 11, 2015
      • Runtime
        12:42
    • The Odd Couple [SIV386]

      1/29/15: This week is the Love & Marriage issue of Seven Days and what better way to celebrate than with a video featuring a unique Vermont couple, Lisa and Roy Haynes. Lisa is a former professional wrestler who has rescued over 3,000 cats and dogs with her 20 year old non-profit Save Our Strays. Roy is known far and wide as the "Cheapest Man in America" and has appeared on countless tv shows like Ripley's Believe it or Not, ABC's 20/20 and more recently, TLC's Extreme Cheapskates. Just how do...

      • Release date
        Feb 4, 2015
      • Runtime
        06:55